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The QUINFO Blog: Viewing Articles Posted in August 2018

  • Aug 13, 2018

    Blackwood

    Blackwood was the codename for the Ford Australia development program of the XD range, introduced in March 1979.
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  • Aug 12, 2018

    XA GT-HO Phase IV - The Number Plat...

    The XA GT-HO Phase 4 has worn a few sets of NSW number plates over the years. The very first set of number plates were issued by the Department of Motor Transport in Chullora NSW. Those number plates were black on yellow with BJG-126 on them.
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  • Aug 12, 2018

    XA GT-HO Phase IV - The 1991 Engine...

    “When word got out the car was in the shop, we had all sorts of people dropping in to take a look, and turned them away for the owner’s sake”. We ran the engine in by driving it up the Bells Line of Road to Putty several times,” says Peter.
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  • Aug 12, 2018

    XA GT-HO Phase IV - The Restoration

    After owning the Phase IV for around nine months, 'The Dentist' decided to embark upon restoring it back to its factory specifications as much as possible.
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  • Aug 12, 2018

    XA GT-HO Phase IV - The Build Sheet

    I sourced a copy of the original Ford build sheet for the XA GT-HO, after a search for the original version in all the usual places they were placed when these cars were originally built proved to be fruitless.
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